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Rocksalt Rooms

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   1-3 Backstreet, Folkestone CT19 6NN, England
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Ranked #11 of 27 Folkestone B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
pistebashers84 Bristol, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are quite quite lovely. There is no smell of fish and chips, there are hooks and hangers for clothes and a rack for a suitcase. I was only staying one night on the way to France, I needed no more. The view from my bed was stunning, I watched the activity in the harbour as the evening started.... More

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London
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Situated above a neighbouring restaurant, there are just four Rocksalt rooms. The TA reviews already gave us the ‘heads-up’ not to expect the rooms to be very big, but as we were only staying the one night, it didn’t matter that much. And they were effectively brand new, so it would be fair to assume a clean, tidy space. And... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just spend an overnight in Rocksalt Rooms and overall was positive experience though with much needed improvements. Our room was Fergie- sea view. Very lovely small double room with wet room. We do always prefer bath but it was not bad as well. Loved strawberries! And great Nesscaffe coffee making facilities. Thats for good coffee lovers! And now to... More

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Sarah W, Manager at Rocksalt Rooms, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and your comments have been passed onto the team. We are sorry that you weren't able to get a table at the restaurant. The Rocksalt Team More

Kent, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from a night in the Rocksalt rooms (and dinner at Rocksalt). We had the 'Kittens' rooms which gives you a single bedroom as well as the double. This room was useful for storing our stuff as the main bedroom isn't large. It was a really pleasant stay and really there are only a few little 'nit-picking'... More

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Sarah W, Manager at Rocksalt Rooms, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and your comments. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay and grateful for the feedback. We do hope to see you again soon. The Rocksalt Team More

Kettering, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have just returned from a 2 night stay at Rocksalt Rooms. We stayed in the front foom overlooking the harbour. On the whole it was a lovely room with one of the most comfortable beds I have ever slept in. The negatives are : room is quite small and there is really no space for a chair. If you have... More

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Sarah W, Manager at Rocksalt Rooms, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comments and your feedback, which is always appreciated by us. We do hope to see you again someday soon. The Rocksalt Team More

London England
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We had an evening here to celebrate my husbands birthday. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Room was small but with a lovely view and the breakfast hamper was a nice touch although we did go to the lovely rooftop bar in Rock Salt diner for breakfast which at £10 each was excellent value. Had enjoyable evening meal in the... More

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Sarah W, Manager at Rocksalt Rooms, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. keep an eye on the website as there are many specials offers throughout the year. The Rocksalt Team More

SIDCUP
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We stayed on a Thursday night in half term week in May. We had a room on the top floor with a sea view. First impressions good, nice room, comfortable bed and a good shower. The negatives are the room was very hot and at night the surrounding area was noisy with teenagers hanging around drinking on the benches opposite... More

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Sarah W, Manager at Rocksalt Rooms, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and your feedback, its very valuable to us to have this feedback from our customers. The Smokehouse Team More

Manchester
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59 reviews 59 reviews
26 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

If the all pervading smell of chip fat doesn't get you then either the inability to open a window for more than an inch or the incessant whirring of a generator/refrigeration unit throughout the night will. If you enjoy squatting on an unpadded wooden stool (there was nothing else to sit on apart from the bed and that could have... More

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Sarah W, Manager at Rocksalt Rooms, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear that your stay with us was not all we would want it to be. We would like to discuss the issues you have as our customers feedback is vitally important to us. Please do call us on 01303 212070 and ask for Jack or Sarah. The Rocksalt Team More

London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Stayed for dinner, B&B and it was simply stunning. The restaurant has an incredible view over the harbour and the incredible food is probably the only thing that could stop you looking! The fish, as you might expect, is delicious but the flavours take it to an even higher level.The service is friendly and relaxed which is perfect for a... More

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Sarah W, Manager at Rocksalt Rooms, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We all look forward to seeing you again soon. The Rocksalt Team More

Larkfield
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

My wife and I have just taken advantage of Rocksalt's Winter Warmer Special Offer of set three-course dinner, overnight accommodation in one of the Rocksalt Rooms and cooked breakfast. We were met by the manager on arrival and taken to our accommodation, just a few metres from the restaurant. Fresh milk was provided for the coffee and tea facilities in... More

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Sarah W, Manager at Rocksalt Rooms, responded to this review

Many thanks for your lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to see you again soon. The Rocksalt Team More

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Address: 1-3 Backstreet, Folkestone CT19 6NN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Kent > Folkestone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rocksalt Rooms 4*
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Our Rocksalt Rooms are the perfect way to enjoy the beauty of Folkestone Harbour, or indeed to start or finish a meal with us in either of our restaurants. We have four boutique bolt holes, each with their own personality and dressed with Egyptian cotton, original antique beds, flat screen televisions and wet rooms. With stunning sea views, the rooms are situated on Folkestone Harbour and are just a short walk from Rocksalt restaurant and The Creative Quarter. ... more   less 
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